Venue Details

31 Star Starred
Seattle Center - Exhibition Hall
Mercer St and 3rd Ave N 301 Mercer St Seattle, WA 98109
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13 events
13 reviews
6 stars
The venue lacks ventilation.
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13 events
13 reviews
6 stars
If you must go, go on Sunday when street parking is free.
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82 ratings
3.5 average rating
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1 review
0 stars
attended Mar 26 2010

This show seemed to be 95% imports from China and India. It seemed to be more of a 3rd world bazaar than a jewelry show. There was even someone there selling packages of high thread count bedsheets. The merchandise being sold seemed no...continued

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3 stars
attended Mar 11 2012

it was ok. i used to go to gem shows as a kid where the environment was geared more towards the jewelry MAKER. actual gems and precious stones on display as well as loads of silver and other metals, links and chains available to compare and...continued

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12 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 11 2012

My first impression was that the venue was really unpleasant looking and "dive-y." It was on the basement level of the Seattle Center's Exhibition Hall, under bright-bright lights that made the place feel like a sauna.

Did find some beads...

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About the Ticket Supplier: International Gem & Jewelry Show

In 1967, Herbert A. Duke, Sr., founded the first commercial gem and jewelry show to sell directly to the public. From these humble beginnings, the International Gem & Jewelry Shows were created. With nearly 100 shows yearly in more than 35 major U.S. cities, they now produce the largest exhibition of gems, minerals and jewelry in the world. More than half a million people pass through this world famous bazaar each year.